Tag: 2013

MMO Game Thread: Red Sox vs Mets, 4:05 PM

An article by posted on August 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Red Sox vs Mets, 4:05 PM

The New York Mets (71-57) look to bounce back on Saturday afternoon after having their seven game winning streak snapped by the Boston Red Sox (59-69) in last night’s series opener. Getting the start for the Mets is right-hander Jacob deGrom (12-6, 2.26) who will oppose right-hander Joe Kelly (7-6, 5.18) for the Red Sox […]

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Eric Young Jr. Excited To Be Back With Mets

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
Eric Young Jr. Excited To Be Back With Mets

The Mets brought back Eric Young Jr. from the Braves last Saturday for cash and assigned him temporarily to Triple-A Las Vegas. He was hitting .248 with 23 steals in 67 games for Triple-A Gwinnett when he was with Atlanta. According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, once rosters expand next Tuesday, Young is […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Ruben Tejada Has Solved the Mets SS Dilemma

An article by posted on August 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Ruben Tejada Has Solved the Mets SS Dilemma

An MMO Fan Shot by Patrick (TheMetropolitans) This past offseason, it was hard to find a single sports media outlet covering the Mets that didn’t mention the huge dilemma that was facing the team at shortstop. There was endless debate as to who to trade for, whether Wilmer Flores could handle the role, and how […]

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Jayson Werth: It’s Our Division To Lose

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Jayson Werth: It’s Our Division To Lose

On Monday, it was the Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper who did some chirping about the Mets, saying he doesn’t give a crap about what they do. On Tuesday, Jayson Werth chimed in and said that the Nationals are the team to beat and that the division is theirs to lose. “I think it’s only a […]

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Mets Prospect Merandy Gonzalez Tosses No-Hitter For GCL Mets

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Prospect Merandy Gonzalez Tosses No-Hitter For GCL Mets

Right-hander Merandy Gonzalez threw a seven inning no-hitter for the GCL Mets this afternoon, in a 1-0 win over the GCL Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Florida. Gonzalez, 19, was making just his second start of the season and has appeared three times in relief. In his first start, he tossed five perfect innings and […]

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DeGrom’s Frustration Boils Over

An article by posted on July 3, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom’s Frustration Boils Over

If nothing else, Jacob deGrom proved he’s mortal after all. The reigning rookie of the year lasted just 5.1 innings against the Cubs on Thursday and allowed four runs, three earned, on seven hits, two walks and only struck out two. The loss snapped his streak of seven straight starts with at least 7.0 innings […]

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Justin Turner: The One That Got Away

An article by posted on June 27, 2015 0 Comments
Justin Turner: The One That Got Away

On December 2nd, 2013 the Mets made a decision that looms large on their current roster when they decided to non-tender Justin Turner. At the time, Turner was coming off arguably his most productive season as he set a career high in WAR at 0.8 and OPS+ at 100 despite getting only 200 at-bats while […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Blue Jays 2

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Blue Jays 2

The Mets (36-30) defeated the Blue Jays (34-32) by a score of 3-2 Tuesday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Matt Harvey looked like his 2013 self, finally putting it all together and delivering a dominant performance. He had command, velocity, and movement on all his pitches. He shut out the explosive Blue Jays over 7 […]

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Collins Wants Harvey To Be Like He Was

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Wants Harvey To Be Like He Was

Matt Harvey and pitching coach Dan Warthen spent Thursday watching film and working together trying to find the root of the problem plaguing the Mets right-hander over his last four starts. Warthen told Kevin Kernan of the New York Post that progress was made and two of them identified the problem. “Harvey was landing too […]

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Harvey Frustrated After Second Consecutive Loss

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Frustrated After Second Consecutive Loss

Last night on Twitter one of my followers asked why we get so ramped up for Harvey Day when it so often results in a loss. I had to think about that one for a second, but thinking back to a few times this season and at least 7-8  times in 2013, he may be […]

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